Junior High Math
All the 6th and 7th grade math classes and the 8th grade prealgebra class are taught by Nancy Guarino. The Algebra 1 class is taught by Ms. Mary Jo McEnery.
6th Grade Math
The 6th grade students use Math Connects, Course 1, 2012 edition, by Glencoe McGrawHill. This textbook is aligned to the new Common Core Standards for all Illinois 6th grade students. Each student has a hard copy of the textbook and their own digital edition online through the website, www.connected.mcgrawhill.com. The 6th grade classes meet daily, during periods 8 and 9.
7th Grade Math
The 7th grade students use Math Connects, Course 2, 2012 edition, by Glencoe McGrawHill. This textbook is aligned to the new Common Core Standards for all Illinois 7th grade students. Each student has a hard copy of the textbook and their own digital edition online through the website, www.connected.mcgrawhill.com. The 7th grade classes meet daily, during periods 4 and 6.
8th Grade Math
The 8th grade students are divided into 3 classes. Two of the classes use PreAlgebra, 2012 edition, by Glencoe McGrawHill. This textbook is aligned to the new Common Core Standards for all Illinois 8th grade students. Each student has a hard copy of the textbook and their own digital edition online through the website, www.connected.mcgrawhill.com. These classes are taught by Mrs. Guarino daily, during periods 1 and 2. One of the classes uses Algebra 1, 2010 edition, by Glencoe McGrawHill. Their goal is to prepare for accelerated high school algebra. This class is taught by Ms. McEnery daily, during period 1.
8th graders are learning about scatterplots and lines of best fit. Assorted fashion dolls bungiejump while students make measurements.
